INFOGRAPHIC 10 Little Known Facts About Semi Truck Tires and Car Tires

Tires are the link between your vehicle and the surface of the road. The part of the vehicle that allows drivers to steer safely to the needed direction. They can be your best friend and your worst enemy and they are an important part of one vehicle operation. There are a lot of facts about […]

Dishonest Truck Mechanics- Trucking Industry Big Problem

Truck mechanics, or also known as diesel services technicians, are the people who are performing the repair process of class 8 trucks, large construction vehicles, as well as tractor trailers. The first and foremost duty of truck mechanics is to: Inspect and diagnose the trucks; Repair the: brake systems, engines, electrical components, steering system, transmission, […]

DOT Inspection- 10 Things DOT Officers Look For

Class 8 trucks that have a weight rating of more than 10.001 pounds are required to undergo inspection every year. These inspections are regulated and conducted by the Department of Transportation-DOT. The aim of the DOT inspection is to make sure that the truck, all truck parts of the commercial motor vehicle are in the […]

The Real Trucking Expenses of an Owner Operator

As everything else in life, trucking as an owner operator has its own pros and cons, and there a few things that one should consider, with the most obvious being the trucking expenses that comes with it! Now, when it comes to trucking expenses it’s a wide field which has a lot for discussion. It […]

10 Best GPS Devices with Bluetooth

GPS devices with Bluetooth are a great way to equip your new office or update your aging fleet. In this tech savvy world they are a MUST! No more wasting time with the old map books. No more having to stop and open a digital copy or search websites like MapQuest or Google Maps. Really, […]

Ultimate Guide: How To Find The Best CB Radio For Your Truck

CB radios were originally introduced on the market in 1940s. Yet, they did not gain popularity straight away, quite the opposite, it was three decades later that the CB radios peaked in popularity. Nowadays, we can witness that almost all truck drivers are using CB radios. Generally speaking CB radios are the most common form […]

Truck Accessories Near Me – 10 Secret Places to Find The Best

If you are searching truck accessories near me, you will find each possible solution. No matter the location, truck accessories near me are on every corner. The world of trucks is really complicated and so are the truck accessories. There is a wide range of accessories stores and you need to know which suits the […]

Best Types of Freight for Rookie Truck Drivers

Rookie truck drivers often have a hard time getting the good runs. This can be for a couple of reasons. The most obvious is that the best runs will go to the senior and/or the most experienced truck drivers. This is true no matter the industry. Now we all know the amount of time one […]

15 Tips for Truck Driving in Winter Weather

Truck driving in winter is actually a very open ended statement. It is relative to where you are at and to what conditions you are used to. It depends on what the weather patterns are like. It will depend on the type and size of your load, too. There are many factors to consider. After […]

10 Best Volvo Truck Dealers in USA

Though I say, “The ten best Volvo truck dealers in the USA”, that is open to interpretation and opinion. Actually there are literally thousands of dealerships in the USA. Some specialize in just Volvo, while others handle a variety of brands and models. It can be really hard to narrow down which is the best. […]